Underground – Excerpt from “Death and the Dream” on NYC Subways

 

UNDERGROUND

Excerpt from “Death and the Dream” 2011, J.J.Brown

What will you tell them about it? What will they understand?” I ask myself this as I tell myself the story again and again over the years. The extreme heat was searing down on Brooklyn that day. The power of the white morning sun was radiating back from Flatbush Avenue in the thick traffic. The dirty feeling of exhaust clung to your face—and the thought “something awful will happen today” passed throughyour mind. You will remember this. Continue reading “Underground – Excerpt from “Death and the Dream” on NYC Subways”